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Jets focus on offense on draft's last day

The New York Jets went on the offensive during the draft's final day.After beefing up their defensive line in the first few rounds, the Jets focused on the other side of the ball Saturday by taking offensive players with their four remaining picks."It is funny when you look at the draft, the first two years, we only took one defensive player," coach Rex Ryan said. "This year, we have, what, two players on defense? That's a record for me being a head coach."New York drafted Louisville running back Bilal Powell in the fourth round, giving the Jets some depth in the backfield. He joins LaDainian Tomlinson , Shonn Greene , Joe McKnight — last year's fourth-round pick — and fullback John Conner , the team's fifth-rounder a year ago in the Jets' solid rushing attack."I just want to come in and compete," Powell said moments after being drafted. "I just want to get under those guys and learn the system and compete everyday."It's uncertain when that will be, though, given the NFL's uncertain la...

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